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From Catió the South Side of Guinea-Bissau Smoovie J Wiz invests in the music industry in USA

From Catió the South Side of Guinea-Bissau Smoovie J Wiz invests in the music industry in USA


Jaime Abdu Na Man Sa, known as Smoovie J Wiz born in 12 July 1997 and raised in Guinea-Bissau, in Catió the  south side of the country.


When he was 3 years old his family moved to Bissau with him where he attended the school.

Smoovie always had a huge passion for music and dance, when he was 12 years old he participated on a summer time Karaoke contest in Bissau, unfortunately he didn't win the contest but he waa in the 2nd place.

When he turned 14 years old he started participating in dance battles...


YOUNG MAX IS BACK WITH A NEW MUSIC VÍDEO "MANSA MUSA" AND THANKED NOBALUR FOR MOTIVATED HIM TO SING IN CREOLE

YOUNG MAX IS BACK WITH A NEW MUSIC VÍDEO "MANSA MUSA" AND THANKED NOBALUR FOR MOTIVATED HIM TO SING IN CREOLE

The Bissau-Guinean artist and producer Young Max is back after three years with a new music video “Mansa Musa”, a tribute to the former emperor of Mali who reigned between 1312 -1337. The artist presents us an afrobeat in English, Portuguese and Creole.



" I have to thank Nobalur for motivated me and inspired me to sing in Creole , now I can sing in Creole and I still remember  our first interview in 2018 that changed my perspective".

Said Young Max to the founder of Nobalur's company.

Max also thanked Nobalur for referring to...


International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

The United Nations General Assembly has designated November 25 as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

The premise of the day is to raise awareness of the fact that women around the world are subject to rape, domestic violence and other forms of violence; furthermore, one of the aims of the day is to highlight that the scale and true nature of the issue is often hidden.

For 2014, the official Theme framed by the UN Secretary-General’s campaign UNiTE to End Violence against Women, is Orange your Neighbourhood.

For 2018, the official theme is "Orange the...


GUINEA-BISSAU AND RWANDA SIGN A GENERAL COOPERATION AGREEMENT

GUINEA-BISSAU AND RWANDA SIGN A GENERAL COOPERATION AGREEMENT

The Minister of State, Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Communities, Suzi Barbosa, had the opportunity to sign yet another Cooperation Agreement for our country.

This time with Rwanda, the East African country whose development and economic growth has inspired many neighbouring African nations.

The Guinean Head of Diplomacy was received at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Rwanda where she signed with the Minister of International Cooperation, a General Cooperation Agreement between Guinea-Bissau and Rwanda.

This will intesify the bilateral cooperative relations with this country --especially in sectors that are of national interest, such as, Tourism, Commerce and Air Transport,...


MANECAS COSTA NOMINATED FOR AFRIMMA

MANECAS COSTA NOMINATED FOR AFRIMMA

The Guinean musician Manecas Costa received 3 nominations at the AFRIMA 2021, considered the Grammys of Africa, as a result of his collaboration with Calema, Pérola and Soraia Ramos on successful song “Kuá Buaru”.  
The Manecas is currently in Luanda accompanying Paulo Flores in a series of live shows and he also participated in Calema's show at Clube S last Sunday, Manecas worked with several well-known international musicians such as Yuri da Cunha, Djodje, C4Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Dino Santiago and the fado singer Ana Moura, among others, having collaborated with them...